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Outdoor Valentine’s Day Date Ideas

Get creative this Valentine’s Day with a date outdoors, no matter what climate you live in.

01/19/2014

Summer Hiking

Great Summer Workouts To Get You Out Of The Gym And Into The Sunshine

Everyone knows how beneficial it is to get a certain amount of exercise per day but occasionally we need a bit of advice to make the right choice.

06/17/2013

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1 Dead, 1 Missing In Avalanches East Of Seattle

Authorities in Washington state say one woman has died and one man is still missing after a pair of spring avalanches struck separate groups hiking in the mountains each of Seattle.

04/14/2013

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Tips for Keeping Your Kids Active from a Seattle Fitness Professional

A Seattle fitness professional shares the best local ways to keep your kids active, from sledding in the Cascades to hiking through a city park, taking a dance or gymnastics class, or swimming.

03/02/2013

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Top 6 Couple Activities You Can Do Year Round

Maybe the two of you know you’re in it for the long haul, or maybe you’re still trying on your relationship for size. No matter where you’re currently at as a couple, your connection to each other can strengthen and grow if you build in time together. In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, here are a few ideas to help you get started.

01/22/2013

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Feds Green Light Mount Rainier Upgrades

The National Parks Service has approved long-awaited upgrades to Mount Rainier’s Camp Muir — one of the main stops for the thousands people who climb the mountain.

CBS Seattle–01/13/2013

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Blake Island Offers a Quiet Fall Adventure

Here’s a question, a pop quiz really: Where’s Blake Island? Is it nestled between Vashon and Bainbridge islands? A 45-minute boat ride from Seattle? (Yes, and yes.) And it’s worth a second look.

10/13/2012

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2 Wash. State Teens Die After Hiking Fall

Two teenage boys, ages 18 and 16, died Sunday during a hike in the mountains east of Seattle after falling from rocks near a water fall.

09/17/2012

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Mount St. Helens Hiking Passes Sold Out For Summer

Mount St. Helens has become one of the most popular destinations for hikers in Washington state.

07/21/2012

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Best WA Wildflower Hikes

Little crocuses are beginning to bloom, giving away the first signs of spring. During spring and summer, Washington’s wildflowers are a beautiful sight for photographers, campers and hikers.

03/09/2012

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